Why Aren't Prices Falling?

(February 08, 2017)

The Real Estate Market appears to be dealing with a lot of economic variables that should lead to dwindling demand and subsequent price corrections. Some of these variables include the new foreign ownership tax, new Property Transfer Tax structure, tougher lending requirements, increasing mortgage rates, and increasing CMHC fees. However, as I glance at the MLS Home Price Index, the residential co... read more.

New Mortgage Changes Slated for 2017

(January 19, 2017)

Below are some changes slated to hit the mortgage market in 2017. I received this from an awesome mortgage broker (contact details below if anyone is looking)... The mortgage environment has already seen a lot of movement in 2017, here is a quick debrief of the three big changes thus far. 
  1. Today CMHC announced they will be raising their premiums starting March 17, 2017. We are expecting the other in... read more.

New Mortgage Rules October 2016

(October 04, 2016)

I just received this across my desk from a mortgage broker I have worked with in the past. It helped me to clarify some of the new changes ahead, so hopefully it does the same for you. If you are looking for a great mortgage broker Zaheed is the guy to talk to. He works hard to stay on top of changing rules in the industry, he can tailor a mortgage to suit your needs, and he works for you so you g... read more.

The New Connaught Living in Edgemont Village

(September 21, 2016)

Edgemont's newest luxury condo building. The site includes a gallery with some artist concepts, floor plans, amenities and a section to register for news and updates. The development will be a incredible addition to an already incredible neighborhood. Here is the link to the official webpage: